Classic Rock Almanac March 26, 2017Happy 69th birthday to Steven Tyler.
Classic Rock Almanac March 25, 2017Happy birthday to our own Michael Stanley!
Classic Rock Almanac March 24, 2017Paul McCartney performed "Vanilla Sky" on the Oscar telecast 15 years ago today. Macca was nominated for Best Original Song that night, but didn't win the award. Who did?
Classic Rock Almanac March 23, 2017The Concert for Bangladesh film premiered 45 years ago today (March 23rd, 1972) in New York City.
Classic Rock Almanac March 22, 2017The Beatles released their debut album, Please Please Me, in Britain on March 22nd, 1963. Six songs on Please Please Me are cover versions, which one of those is sung by Ringo Starr?
Classic Rock Almanac March 21, 2017Money's self-titled debut album produced two rock radio classics in "Baby Hold On" and "Two Tickets to Paradise." The third single off that album was a cover of a Smokey Robinson song that was also recorded by The Beatles and The Zombies. What song was it?
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Classic Rock Almanac March 19, 2017In 1982, Ozzy Osbourne Band guitarist Randy Rhoads, 25, dies after the pilot of a small airplane he's in flies low to buzz Osbourne's tour bus, then fails to regain height and crashes in a nearby woods.
Classic Rock Almanac March 18, 2017In 1967, "Penny Lane" becomes The Beatles' 13th number-one hit in America.
Classic Rock Almanac March 17, 2017Scott Gorham, the Southern California-born guitarist of the Irish band Thin Lizzy celebrates his 66th birthday and St. Patrick's Day today. Although Thin Lizzy hasn't actually broken up, Gorham now records and performs new material as well as their songs with a spinoff band. What it is called?
Classic Rock Almanac March 16, 2017Nancy Wilson of Heart celebrates 63 today!
Classic Rock Almanac March 15, 2017Today is the 77th birthday of Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh. One of Lesh's post-Grateful Dead groups is Furthur -- with two "u"s -- which he formed in 2009 with Bob Weir. Where did they get the name?